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Definition of «Strep»


Strep: Very commonly used shortened form of Streptococcus, a very common and important group of bacteria. See Streptococcus

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  • What is strep throat?

    Is it strep? Learn about diagnosing strep throat symptoms in children and adults, and how antibiotics are used for treatment.

  • Streptococcal Infections: MedlinePlus

    Streptococcal infections (strep for short) cause a variety of health problems. There are two types: group A and group B. Antibiotics are used to treat both. Group A ...

  • Strep Throat

    Strep throat is very common among kids and teens. It usually requires treatment with antibiotics, but improves in a few days.

  • Strep throat - MayoClinic.com

    Strep throat — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes and treatment in children and adults.

  • Group A Streptococcus Facts

    Group A Streptococcus . Group A streptococcus, or group A strep, is a bacterium commonly found in the throat and on the skin. Group A strep bacteria can cause a ...